Buy me! Buy me!: the Bank Street guide to choosing toys for children

Front Cover
Pantheon Books, Oct 1, 1987 - Antiques & Collectibles - 311 pages
0 Reviews
The first toy guide that takes parents through the high-pressure, expensive world of children's toys and helps them select toys that will contribute to their child's development without emptying pocketbooks. 110 black-and-white illustrations.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Buy me! Buy me!: the Bank Street guide to choosing toys for children

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

It's not news that the electronic marketing of toys bombards children with an endless stream of violence and poor taste; but what can parents do? Anyone who purchases toys should read Oppenheim's book ... Read full review

Contents

The Toymakers Role in the BuyMe Syndrome
6
How the BuyMe Syndrome Affects Childrens Play
16
Merchandising Fitness
22
Copyright

18 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1987)

Oppenheim is the author of more than 40 books for and about children. She has been an elementary school teacher and an editor. She has 3 children and 6 grandchildren.